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|Age Range||40 to 60|
|Date found||03 / 05 / 1999|
|Body or remains||Body|
Found in the River Douglas at Roby Hill, Skelmersdale. Believed to have been in the water 2 to 3 months.
|Hair||Unknown - Bald|
|Facial hair||Full beard|
Hose - Socks - Dark coloured
Jumper - Dark coloured, make 'mackays'
Shirt/blouse - T-shirt - Black - With 'reebok' in red on front
Underwear - Underpants
03/05/99 | Lancashire Constabulary
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